Best McDonald’s Ads

September 22, 2009

So last week, in the Creepy Baby Ronald post, I briefly discussed the marketing powerhouse that is McDonald’s. Well, as promised, today’s post is about some of the best advertising that they have done. Below is a collection of print ads from The Design Inspiration that I think you may find interesting.

As always, feel free to post and comment on your favourites.

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Baby Ronald – Creepy?

September 15, 2009

McDonald’s are one of those marketing powerhouses that spend millions of dollars on advertising worldwide. They get it, and they do work that works. They have done a lot of really interesting advertising. I will probably do a separate post on McDonald’s advertising alone, and showcase some of their best stuff.

However in the meantime, I thought I’d bring this ad to your attention.

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Branded keyboard

August 11, 2009

QWERTY stands for Quaker, WordPress, eBay, RollingStone, Twitter and YouTube?

Introducing the branded keyboard. Brought to you by industrial designer Ignacio Pilotto, this keyboard replaces the letters on a traditional keyboard with brand logos.

The keyboard, which contains some of today’s biggest brands, is meant to cause us to recognize the brand logos instead of our own alphabet. This would be the epitome of brand recognition, when your logo represents a letter in the English language.

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